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a.1.Capable of being wounded; vulnerable.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In this way, to have human rights is understood as an overcoming or a transcendence of the woundable human body, and the various registers of embodied existence are neglected.
By contrast, clay is touchy, wood is as woundable as the flesh it is, the brick has a yeoman worker's price, stolid and prickly.

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